Category «Insight»

Rise of corporate universities in China Leading enterprises take varying approaches to the education of a select few candidates

Students from the class of 2019 at Hupan University’s opening ceremony in Hangzhou, East China’s Zhejiang Province in March Photo: VCG   Jack Ma speaking at the opening ceremony of Hupan University in March photo: VCG   Students from the class of 2017 at Hupan University take a group picture. File photo: VCG  Alibaba founder …

International companies seek a foothold in China The country’s foreign-owned factories reveal its allure to overseas investment

A view of the Tesla Gigafactory in Shanghai on October 18 Photo: VCG Chinese workers at German company Festo’s manufacturing headquarters in Jinan, capital of East China’s Shandong Province, on October 10 Photo: VCG The second China International Import Expo (CIIE), scheduled for early next month in Shanghai, is definitely not an event that many …

Digital futures Broad prospects for China-EU internet cooperation as high technology empowers domestic firms’ global strategies

A woman stands in front of an AI service robot at CES Asia 2019 in Shanghai on June 13 Photo: VCG A view of Cheetah Mobile’s services robot in the Joy City shopping mall in Beijing on Sunday Photo: Zhang Hongpei/GT Chinese internet firms have been actively expanding their foothold over recent years in overseas …

China will never pursue hegemony: Wang Yi to UN

Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi (C) addresses the General Debate of the 74th session of the UN General Assembly at the UN headquarters in New York, on Sept. 27, 2019. (Xinhua/Li Muzi) China will never pursue hegemony or seek expansion and the country will remain committed to the basic principles of sovereign …

Infrastructure has brought China forward over the last 70 years From the chaos of 1949 to prosperity and global recognition in 2019

Photo: VCG Editor’s Note: 70 years ago, when China was still in the ruins of war and buildings were waiting to be constructed, people did not expect that it would turn into an infrastructure giant so soon that is now even helping others to build bridges, ports and rails overseas. The country did not stop …

Cargo trains drive closer into European industrial base Changchun-Manzhouli-Europe route increases efficiency, boosts international investment

Chinese-produced vehicles wait to be loaded into containers at the Changchun International Land Port in Changchun, Northeast China’s Jilin Province in June 2017. Photo: Xinhua In the plant operated by the world’s top auto-glass manufacturer Fuyao Group in Changchun, capital of Northeast China’s Jilin Province, forklifts are busy transporting windshields into standard containers. These windshields, …